Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management

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Mar 13, 2023 19:31PM IST

About BTTM

BTTM is a 4 years undergraduate program available in tourism management. The degree trains the students with the skills and knowledge required for tourism and travel management. BTTM also offers techniques necessary for running an entrepreneurial organization and managing human resources in the tourism industry. The program allows students to learn how important the tourism industry is and how much impact it has on cultures, countries and the environment. The program covers many important topics such as Cultural tourism of India, Transport management, Sociology of tourism, Managerial accounting and Entrepreneurship development.

BTTM is a perfect choice for candidates who are interested in a career in tourism and travel and have completed 12th. The annual fee of the program varies from INR 30,000 to INR 3 Lakh. The eligibility criteria, syllabus and other details of the BTTM program are provided on the page. 

BTTM Highlights

Check the major highlights of Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management provided below. 

Short Name

BTTM

Full Name

Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management

Field

Hotel Management/ Tourism

Degree Type

Bachelor

Specialisation

Tourism and Travel Management

Duration

4 Years

Minimum Qualification Required 

12th from any stream

Selection Process

Scores in the 12th examination/ Entrance Exam

Average Starting Salary

INR 30,000 to INR 3 Lakh

Top Recruiting Companies

Yatra, American Qatar Airways, Thomas Cook, Max New York Life, Cox and Kings, Express, Make My Trip, SOTC, Club Mahindra, Goibibo

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BTTM Eligibility Criteria

Candidates looking for admission in the Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management may check the eligibility criteria provided below.

  • They must have cleared 12th with at least 45% marks

  • Candidates from any stream can apply for Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management

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BTTM Admission Process

Candidates will be selected for Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management admission on the basis of their merit in the qualifying degree. Candidates need to satisfy the minimum percentage of marks decided by the college. Shortlisted candidates will be called for document verification. Some colleges also entrance exam and personal interview. Candidates who have scored well in all the rounds will be selected for admission. Once selected, candidates can submit the annual fee and confirm their admission. Check the articles provided below to know the detailed admission process of BTTM. 

BTTM Entrance Exams

There is no national level entrance exam for the Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management program. However, some of the colleges such as ITM University, Gwalior and GD Goenka University conduct their own entrance exam for admission in the BTTM program. Candidates who are seeking admission to any of these colleges need to appear for the entrance exam. They can check the exam pattern and other details of the BTTM entrance exam from the official website of the college. 

Top Colleges for BTTM

There are many well known Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management colleges in India. Some of them are provided below.

Candidates may apply to any of these colleges by filling our Common Application Form.

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BTTM Syllabus

The syllabus of the Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management program covers all the important topics that will be taught to the students during the course duration. Provided below is the syllabus of Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management. 

Foreign languages

Airline operations management

Indian geography

Cargo management

Religious tourism I

Management information system

Environmental studies I

Coping strategies

Foreign languages

Group dynamics

World geography of tourism

Research methodology

Application of computers

Ecotourism

Basics of tourism management

Sociology of tourism

Natural tourism products

Tourism organizations

Tour packaging management

Environmental studies II

Human resource management

Tourism technology

Hospitality management in tourism

Principles of management

Automation in travel and tourism

Industrial training project

Effective listening

Tourism planning

Tourism trends in India

Field work project II

Travel documentation

Religious tourism II

Fundamentals of Accounting II

Historical tourism products of India

Transport management

Travel agency tour operator

Field work project I

International tourism business

Cultural tourism of India

Fundamentals of accounting I

Industrial training project

Application of computers lab

Research project

Destination management

Relationship management

Tourist behaviour

Tourism environmental law

Corporate communication

Entrepreneurship development

Managerial accounting

Mice management

Interpersonal communication

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BTTM Career Options and Job Prospects

Candidates have numerous career opportunities after completing the BTTM program. They have the option to either go for higher studies or apply for a suitable job position. Those who want to opt for further studies may apply for MA in Travel and Tourism, MSc in Tourism and Hospitality Management, PGD in Travel and Tourism Management, Master of Tourism and Hotel Management, MBA in Tourism Management and Masters of Tourism Administration. Besides this, candidates who want to apply for a job may apply to Airlines, Travel Agencies, Airports, Hotels, Resorts, Tour and Travel Companies, Cruise Lines and many other sectors. Provided below are some of the job profiles and salary after the BTTM program.

BTTM Salary Trend  

The average salary for job profiles available after BTTM are provided below. 

Profile

Average Salary

Travel Agent

INR 2,91,000

Tourist Guide

INR 2,97,000

Travel Planner

INR 4,17,000

Tour Coordinator

INR 5,00,000

Housekeeping Manager

INR 5,10,000

Event Manager

INR 6,10,000

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FAQs about BTTM

What is the duration of BTTM?

The duration of BTTM is 3 years.

What is the average fee of BTTM?

The average fee of BTTM is INR 1,50,000. The average fee of Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management will vary for all the colleges.

Who are the major recruiters for BTTM?

Some of the major recruiters for BTTM are Yatra, American Qatar Airways, Thomas Cook, Max New York Life, Cox and Kings and Club Mahindra.

What is the eligibility criteria for BTTM?

Any candidate who has completed 12th in a relevant discipline is eligible for a Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management.

How to apply for BTTM?

You can apply for BTTM by filling the online application available on the college website. You will have to submit the application form before the deadline.

What is the full form of BTTM?

BTTM is also known as Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management.

What is the selection process for BTTM?

Students will be selected directly on the basis of their scores in the 12th examination for admission to BTTM.

Which are some of the best colleges for BTTM?

Some of the well known colleges for BTTM are NIMS University, Jaipur, Ludhiana Group of Colleges, Ludhiana, Bahra University, Solan and Assam Down Town University, Guwahati.

What is the syllabus of BTTM?

Some of the major topics covered in BTTM are Tourism organizations, World geography of tourism, Hospitality management in tourism, Tourism technology and Automation in travel and tourism.

What programs are available after completing BTTM?

Candidates can apply for any course after completing BTTM such as PGD in Travel and Tourism Management, Master of Tourism and Hotel Management and Masters of Tourism Administration.
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